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This time-exposed photo taken at midnight shows the stars and the two bluffs known as the "Bears Ears" in the Bears Ears National Monument on May 12, 2017, outside Blanding, Utah. (George Frey/Getty Images)MoreCloseclosemore
This time-exposed photo taken at midnight shows the stars and the two bluffs known as the "Bears Ears" in the Bears Ears National Monument on May 12, 2017, outside Blanding, Utah. (George Frey/Getty Images)

President Trump is set to announce a plan Monday to shrink the boundaries of two national monuments in Utah: Grand Staircase-Escalante and Bears Ears National Monument, the latter created by former President Obama one year ago this month.

The expected action marks an important milestone in the story of the two red buttes. Inside Energy's Leigh Paterson (@Sclaterpee) reports.

This segment aired on December 4, 2017.

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